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Published: Tuesday June 3, 2014 MYT 9:13:00 PM
Updated: Tuesday June 3, 2014 MYT 9:57:07 PM

Baggage vehicle hits MAS plane

PETALING JAYA: A Malaysia Airlines (MAS) Boeing 737-800 aircraft was grounded for repair after an airport baggage vehicle hit the plane, damaging its fuselage.

In a press release issued by MAS, the airline confirmed the accident which occurred on Tuesday at the Kuala Lumpur International Airport (KLIA).

MAS is conducting investigations into the incident and has temporarily suspended the driver of the baggage vehicle.

The aircraft was immediately sent for repair and another B737-800 plane was used for the next flight, which ran on schedule.

Tags / Keywords: Transport & Safety, MAS, Malaysia Airlines, KLIA

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